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Nimrod Lake 

Picnicking and Day Use

Picnicking facilities are available in all the parks at Nimrod Lake. Many are located near playgrounds and restrooms. Family gatherings, reunions, birthday parties, weddings, company picnics, etc. are held annually in our group picnic shelters.  The shelters are lighted and equipped with electricity, water, tables, and barbeque grills.  These shelters are located at River Road, Quarry Cove, Carden Point, Carter Cove, and Sunlight Bay parks.

Group picnic shelters are reservable through the National Recreation Reservation Service.

Day Use Area

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 Carden Point
Description: Day use ONLY park. It has a flush toilet, boat launch ramp, trash dumpster, playground, swim beach, picnic sites, and drinking water.

Location: Carden Point Park is located 6.5 miles east of Plainview on Arkansas State Highway 60.

Facilities: 4 picnic sites. 1 picnic shelter.

Fees: Day use fee applies. Visit for picnic shelter reservations and fees.

Open: Fee season January 1 - December 31.
Click here to find open campgrounds at Lake Nimrod!

Nimrod Lake Project Office

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
3 Highway 7 South
Plainview, AR 72857
479 -272-4324